"Forget ski-lifts and long lines. A short drive from Telluride in the San Juan Mountains, you'll find miles of trails, endless acres of untouched powder, and a backcountry hut system that means you can leave the weighty tent, stove, and sleeping bag at home. Learn how to avoid avalanches; prevent altitude sickness, and master the Telemark turn."-- description from box. Topics: vhs, colorado, skiing Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
byDepartment of the Interior. Division of Motion Pictures
Shows the Colorado River, electric power transmission lines, and a steel plant in operation. A train brings materials, fuel, and workmen to Boulder City to build Boulder Dam. Close-ups are shown of buckets on cable cars dumping cement into the coffer dam. Includes views of the power lines and towers at the dam site, the switches to control the power, and the completed dam; and the farms, homes, and orchards made possible by power and water from the dam. National Archives Identifier: 11674 Local... Topics: Boulder City (Nev.), Building, Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico), Dams, Irrigation, Military bases,...
byDepartment of Agriculture. Federal Extension Service
Civilian Conservation Corps members set up camp areas, thin and clear forests, clear and mark bridle trails, build fences around pasture lands, clean out prairie dog holes, and construct roads in the national forests of Colorado, Wyoming, and South Dakota. Includes shots of recreational facilities available to CCC members. National Archives Identifier: 7389 Local Identifier: 33.475 Creator(s): * Department of Agriculture. Federal Extension Service. (01/02/1954 - 04/13/1970) (Most Recent) From:... Topics: Civilians, Colorado, Forests and forestry, Motion pictures, National parks and reserves, South...
Produced in the 1970s by Universal for the U.S. Air Force and directed by S. Becker Olsen, this film shows the Air Force Academy and the activities of the cadets. Wind tunnel models are shown at the 1:10 mark, classroom lectures and laboratory work, and more. Language skills are developed at 5:10, and a dance is held at 5:20. Athletics are seen at the 5:30 mark and onward including USAF Football. At 6:50, flight training is seen. The United States Air Force Academy (also known as... Topics: Periscope Film, Stock Footage, United States Air Force, Air Force Academy, Colorado, Colorado...